Welshpool & Area Events

Welshpool plays host to a range of events throughout the year.
For further details please contact the Tourist Information Centre:

Tel: 01938 552 043
Email: touristcentre@welshpooltowncouncil.gov.uk

The list below outlines events organised by the Town Council as well as local businesses and organisations.

PLEASE CHECK WITH INDIVIDUAL EVENTS TO SEE IF THE EVENT IS GOING AHEAD. WE WILL PUT CANCELLED IF THEY LET US KNOW

2020

MARCH
Fri 20th:  CANCELLED The Noxwode Baroque Ensemble, Welshpool Music Club. 7.30pm. Welshpool Methodist Church. £10. www.welshpoolmusicclub.com
Sat 21st:
CANCELLED Memorabilia of Welshpool Past, Exhibition. Corn Exchange. 10am – 3.30pm. Featuring 'Spirit of Welshpool' (WLLR) Model Railway. Admission by Donation. 07782 166 342
Sat 21st:
CANCELLED Rock n Roll Night, Featuring 'Stars in Their Eyes' Winner Vince Hughes. Church House, 1.30pm. £10 inc Supper. Bring Own Drinks. Tickets from Welshpool Jewellers. 07782 166 342
Thurs 26th:
CANCELLED 'Buildings of Delight' talk with Roger Mitchell. Arts Society. 2.30pm. Royal Oak. 01938 555 938
Fri 27th:
 CANCELLED Prize Bingo, Anne Holloway Day Centre. Doors Open 6pm, Eyes Down 7pm. 50p Entry. Refreshments Available. 01938 554 458
Sun 29th: POSTPONED Welshpool 10k Run. www.adrenalinesportingevents.co

APRIL
Sat 4th: POSTPONED 'Handel Favourites' Performed by Guilsfield Singers & Maldwyn Strings. Welshpool Methodist Church. Tickets £10 from Welshpool Jewellers and on the Door. www.Guilsfieldsingers.org.uk

Tues 7th:  CANCELLED 'Percy Rudolph Broemel, Gentleman or Charlatan' Talk by Brian Mills. U3A. Cowshacc, 10.30am. Free to members. www.welshpoolanddistrictu3a.org.uk
Sat 11th/Mon 13th: Easter Fun on the Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway. Normal Admission. Free Easter Egg for Child. www.wllr.org.uk
Sat 18th: 'Crucks: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Reflections on Medieval Roofs' talk by Richard Sugget. Cowshacc. 3pm. www.powyslandclub.co.uk
Sat 25th:
CANCELLED Lambing on the Farm. 11am-1pm or 2pm-4pm. Lake Vyrnwy RSPB. £10 Adult, £5 Child. Booking Essential. 01691 870 278
Sat 25th: Montgomery Beer & Folk Festival. The Cottage Inn. 1pm-10pm
Sat 25th: Gregynog Young Musician Competition. www.gregynog.org
Sat 25th: Sierra Leone Independence Day on the Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway. Normal Admission www.wllr.org.uk
Sun
26th: Tesco Welshpool Car Boot Sales, 10am start, £5 per pitch & book at Tesco Customer Service.

MAY
Sat 2nd: SUSPENDED Welsh National Motorcycle Rally, Welshpool Livestock Market http://www.clivemcc.co.uk/
Sat 2nd:
POSTPONED until May 8th 2021 Montgomery Triathlon. For more information contact:  montcanaltriath@btinternet.com
Sat 2nd: VE 75th Anniversary Concert, Methodist Church, Welshpool. SY21 7JP. 7pm. RAF Shawbury Military Wives, Porthywaen Youth Band, Solo Singer Maggie O'Hara. Tickets £10 from Welshpool Jewellers. Enq. 07782 166 342
Sun 3rd:
CANCELLED Dawn Chorus Walk at Lake Vyrnwy RSPB. 5am. £10 Adult, £5 Child (12+only). Booking Essential. 01691 870 278
Sat 9th/Sun 10th: Open Garden NGS Scheme, Dingle Nurseries. 9am-5pm. £3.50, Children Free. ngs.org.uk
Sat 9th:
POSTPONED Masquerade Ball, Royal Oak,raising funds for Credu, Welshpool Carers Group. Tickets £35.00, available from Welshpool Jewellers
Sun 17th: Open Garden NGS Scheme, Gregynog. 10am – 4pm. £5, Children Free. ngs.org.uk
Sun 24th: Welshpool Festival of Music
Weds 27th:
CANCELLED Wild Wednesday, Underwater World. Lake Vyrnwy RSPB. 11am-2pm. £5. Booking Essential. 01691 870 827
Sun 31st: Tesco Welshpool Car Boot Sales, 10am start, £5 per pitch & book at Tesco Customer Service

JUNE
Sat 6th/Sun 7th: Newtown Walking Festival
Fri 12th/Sun 14th: Montgomery Literary Festival, Arts & Crafts. montylitfest.wordpress.com
POSTPONED
Fri 19th/Sun 28th: Gregynog Festival, Classical Music Festival. Gregynog. www.gregynog.org
Sat 20th: Welshpool Festival of Transport
Sat 20th: 'Allo Allo' Dining Evening, Church House. 7.30pm. Featuring Milton Keynes Theatre of Comedy Players. Reserve a table now for £15 per head. Tickets from Welshpool Jewellers or www.welshpool1940sweekend.co.uk  Tel: 07782 166 342
Sun 21st: Fathers Day on the Welshpool & Llanfair Light Railway. Fathers Travelling with a Child pay only £5. Booking Advisable. www.wllr.org.uk
Sun 28th: Tesco Welshpool Car Boot Sales, 10am start, £5 per pitch & book at Tesco Customer Service

JULY
Fri 17th to Sun 19th: Welshpool Country & Western Weekend. http://www.countrywestern.org.uk
Mon 20th/Thurs 23rd: Royal Welsh Show

Sun 26th: Tesco Welshpool Car Boot Sales, 10am start, £5 per pitch & book at Tesco Customer Service
Fri 31st: Centenary of the Davies Sisters at Gregynog. Gregynog. www.gregynog.org

AUGUST
Sat 1st/Sun 8th: National Eisteddfod. Tregaron, Ceredigion. eisteddfod.wales/eisteddfod.2020
Sat 8th: Llanfyllin Show
Sun 9th: Open Garden NGS Scheme, Garthmyl Hall. 10am – 4pm. £4.50, Children Free. ngs.org.uk

Thurs 13th: Guilsfield Show
Sat 15th: Montgomery Show
Sun
23rd: Tesco Welshpool Car Boot Sales, 10am start, £5 per pitch & book at Tesco Customer Service
Sat 29th: Berriew Show

SEPTEMBER
Fri 4th/Sat 5th: Llanwddyn Folk & Acoustic Weekend. Booking Essential. www.llanwddynevents.co.uk
Weds 16th/Thurs 17th: Open Garden NGS Scheme, Glansevern Hall. 10.30-4.30. Adult £7.50, Child £3.50. ngs.org.uk
Fr1 25th/Sun 27th: 1940's Weekend, Welshpool. welshpool1940sweekend.co.uk
Sun
27th: Tesco Welshpool Car Boot Sales, 10am start, £5 per pitch & book at Tesco Customer Service


OCTOBER

Fri 2nd/Sun 4th: Montgomery Walking Festival. Check website for details & booking. http://visitmontgomery.co.uk
Sat 17th/Sun 18th: Open Garden NGS Scheme, Dingle Nursery. 9am – 5pm. £3.50, Children Free. ngs.org.uk


NOVEMBER
Sat 28th: Welshpool Winter Festival

DECEMBER